Software Development Engineer - Scala Engineer

Very Competitive
26 February 2018
09 April 2018
Engineering, IT
Position / level
Manager, Professional
Contract Type
Full Time

Workday is built on an exciting ecosystem of multiple technologies running in the Cloud. We are looking for an outstanding Scala Engineer like you to help us to build our distributed, highly-available elastic GRID platform.

The ideal candidate must have a deep knowledge of software development and cloud infrastructures, microservices architectures and Big Data challenges. We expect you to be an excellent analyst, team builder and problem solver, having fluency in Scala and some other JVM based or functional programming languages.


  • Work closely with the rest of the agile team members (SW Engineers, QA Automation Engineers).
  • Be a problem solver: be able to understand the big picture, analyse problems and improvements and suggest solid alternatives and answers to our daily challenges.
  • Be a team builder: you would prefer to collaborate with product owners, architects, quality assurance and infrastructure than being a lonely wolf.
  • Introduce and influence process improvements and act as an agent for change to the organization.


  • Strong sense of ownership, passionate, fast learner, detail oriented, analytical mindset, perfection seeker.
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Advanced engineering experience in Scala or any other functional programming language (Java, Ruby, Groovy or Python).
  • Deep understanding of JVM internals, from configuration to debugging tools and procedures.
  • Commercial experience with distributed, concurrent, high-performance systems.
  • Knowledge of at least one of the following programming languages: Java, Ruby, Groovy, Python.
  • Experience with at least one of the following databases/storage systems: MySQL, Elasticsearch.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with Unix based OS.
  • Advanced engineering experience with at least one of the following: Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, AWS, VMWare, Openstack, Xen Akka, Spray, Slick, MySQL, Elasticsearch, Redis, Cassandra, InfluxDB, Sensu, Wavefront, ELK, Prometheus, Grafana, Spark, Kafka, Zookeeper,  Gradle, sbt, Maven, Ant, Jenkins, Bamboo, Hudson, Team City, Go.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with Unix based OS.


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